INDIAN TRAIL, NC (WBTV) - Officials in Union County have identified a man who was found dead in a vehicle Monday afternoon, prompting a death investigation.
According to the Union County Sheriff’s Office, the investigation began when the victim - identified Tuesday as 37-year-old Dustin Lee Rash of Monroe - was found in a vehicle off Howey Bottoms Road in Indian Trail.
According to the sheriff’s office, there was “no obvious cause of death” and no signs of trauma. A toxicology report is pending to determine the cause of death.
Deputies, detectives and crime scene investigators were all involved at the scene.
No further information has been released.